Cloudflare, Inc. (NYSE: NET), the security, performance, and reliability company helping to build a better Internet, today announced it has been named by Gartner® as a Leader in the Magic Quadrant™ for Web Application and API Protection (WAAP). This is the first year Cloudflare has been placed in the Leaders quadrant.
“More than half of traffic across Cloudflare’s network is for APIs. That’s why we’ve invested heavily in building the best platform for protecting APIs and application web traffic,” said Matthew Prince, co-founder, and CEO of Cloudflare. “We’re proud to be recognized as a Leader in this space by Gartner and that more and more enterprises choose Cloudflare to fully protect their networks from the most sophisticated attacks.”